Strong Trump showing puts US election on a knife edge

Strong Trump showing puts US election on a knife edge

  The race for the White House is shaping up to be closer than expected as Donald Trump challenges Hillary Clinton in a number of battleground states. Follow all the results of this dramatic election in real time on FRANCE 24’s live blog. Former Democratic senator and one-time secretary of state Hillary Clinton, 69, is […]

Japan knife attacker killed disabled out of hatred

Japan knife attacker killed disabled out of hatred

Hatred appears to be what fueled a young Japanese man who went on a stabbing rampage, killing 19 people Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired. Months earlier, he reportedly gave a letter to Parliament outlining the bloody plan. When he was done, Satoshi Uematsu, 26, had left dead […]

Hollande leads tribute to police couple killed in terrorist knife attack

Hollande leads tribute to police couple killed in terrorist knife attack

French President François Hollande led a memorial service Friday at Versailles for Jean-Baptiste Salvaing and Jessica Schneider, two police officers killed Monday at their home by a man claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group. Hollande, accompanied by Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, told a crowd that included hundreds of police […]